Having reached an intra-Belgian agreement on CETA on Thursday, the relay goes from the so-called “conciliation committee” – doing the brokering – to Parliament, doing the voting. By Friday midnight, the process should be completed.

"An agreement was reached in the conciliation committee, which was charged with finding a common position at the federal and federated entities on CETA, announced the Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel on Thursday.

"The text of the agreement was sent directly...

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